Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2020 11:18 AM
August 13, 2020 – Fenelon Falls Brewing Co.’s Kawartha Summer Ale is the must-try beer of the Kawarthas for summer.
The first batch of the popular unofficial beer of summer, an official collaboration with Kawartha Conservation, sold out in record time, creating increased demand as the boating, cottage and tourist season ramped up along the Trent Severn Waterway and across the Kawartha Lakes.
“Our customers and visitors have told us how much they are enjoying our Kawartha Summer Ale,” said Mathew...
Posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 02:03 PM
August 12, 2020 – Persistent dry weather across the Kawartha Conservation watershed has resulted in an ongoing Level II Low Water declaration for the entire area.
On Wednesday morning, August 12, the Kawartha Low Water Response Team met to receive an update on the current situation and three month average, which has resulted in the continued low water warning.
“We have seen precipitation in parts of our watershed, but not enough to move us back into a Level I condition at this point,” explained Kawartha...
Posted on Friday, July 31, 2020 10:09 AM
TORONTO, 30 JULY 2020—Last week, the Federal Taskforce for a Resilient Recovery, which includes Canadian business and finance experts, as well as policy and sustainability leaders, urged governments to invest in natural infrastructure as part of COVID-19 recovery. Given our work over a number of years to build awareness and community capacity to effectively utilize natural infrastructure, we welcomed the Task Force highlighting the importance of natural infrastructure as part of broader climate action...
Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2020 12:27 PM
Below normal rainfall observed over the past four months continues to bring very dry conditions to most of southern Ontario, including Kawartha Conservation’s watershed. As a result, Kawartha Water Response Team has been established, and has upgraded the Low Water Condition to Level 2 within its watershed jurisdiction.
The Water Response Team is coordinated by Kawartha Conservation, and includes local municipal, agriculture, non-governmental organisations, and government representatives. The...
Posted on Saturday, July 11, 2020 03:33 PM
DATE: July 11, 2020 TIME: 3:00 p.m. Message sent on the basis of information received from:
- Environment Canada
- Kawartha Conservation Flood Forecasting Network
- Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Surface Water Monitoring Centre